Editorials

In Wayne County it’s a game of waiting forever

Road repairs. We’ve been talking about them for months now. This past winter was more brutal than usual on our roads, and residents have been steadily complaining about…

This election season is missing one thing: candidates

Where are the candidates? This year’s election for city council attracted very few candidates, which is surprising when you consider three seats will be on the ballot. In…

News

City rolls out pothole repairs, starting with emergency routes

City rolls out pothole repairs, starting with emergency routes

  By Charles Sercombe Pothole repairs are coming down your street soon. On Thursday, a…

Arts festival highlights Hamtramck’s border with Detroit

Arts festival highlights Hamtramck’s border with Detroit

  By Mike Murphy Special to The Review Exploring Hamtramck/Detroit borders both physically and culturally…

City council candidate faces questions over plans for shopping center

City council candidate faces questions over plans for shopping center

    By Charles Sercombe Mayor Karen Majewski has a question for one of the…

Voters say ‘no’ to road repair tax

By Charles Sercombe Hamtramck voters joined with voters statewide in rejecting a ballot proposal to…

Business

Developer finds out what happens when you don’t play by the rules

Developer finds out what happens when you don’t play by the rules

  By Charles Sercombe Let this be a cautionary tale for would-be developers. Last fall Noaman Nagi wanted to create a parking lot next-door to his building at…

In business and development, it’s a family affair

In business and development, it’s a family affair

    By Charles Sercombe Last time we checked in with brothers Nick and Mario Lulgjuraj, they were building a new shopping strip at Caniff and Gallagher. It…

Work on Belmont building will be coming up soon

Work on Belmont building will be coming up soon

  By Charles Sercombe It’s been over six months since a development firm purchased Hamtramck’s tallest commercial building. And so far, at least from the outside, there has…

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Veterans Day in Hamtramck

Veterans Day in Hamtramck

By Charles Sercombe Veterans Day was observed once again at PLAV Post 10 here in Hamtramck. Here are scenes from this…

News

Getting that sinking feeling over the cost of home ownership

Getting that sinking feeling over the cost of home ownership

    By Charles Sercombe Take a look at the alley behind your home. Chances are you will see a sinkhole. The alleys in town are scattered…

Features

Walking tours and lecture will feature slices of Hamtramck

Walking tours and lecture will feature slices of Hamtramck

  By Mike Murphy Special to The Review Get your walking shoes ready. The newly-formed Hamtramck Walkers Alliance wants to get residents healthy and interacting this spring…

Editorials

Proposal 1 is not perfect but it’s the only choice we have

There is one thing that folks from all sides of the political spectrum can agree on: Our roads need to be fixed. Now. But how we should…

Sports

For the first time in years, HHS baseball team come home champs

For the first time in years, HHS baseball team come home champs

By Alan Madeleine Last week, Hamtramck High’s boys’ varsity baseball team won their first district championship since … well, since anybody can seem to remember. And the…